CUNY Hostos Community College: Review & Facts

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CUNY Hostos Community College is a large two-year, public school with 7,375 students enrolled. This college was established in 1968 and is one of the 11 schools and colleges located in Bronx, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
27
Fair
1-year certificate and associate's degree are offered at CUNY Hostos Community College.

HCC follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 27 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Education, Business, Criminal Justice, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
60%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at CUNY Hostos Community College is relatively low at 60% (way below New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at CUNY Hostos Community College is very low: 20%. Roughly 15% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at CUNY Hostos Community College is reasonably decent -- 19:1. Read more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,200
Low
Average tuition pricing is low, about $7,700 a year. The additional fees at CUNY Hostos Community College beyond tuition are roughly $500, which comes to $8,200 per year.

Read the details about CUNY Hostos Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept your dual credits for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at CUNY Hostos Community College is $65.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at CUNY Hostos Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (718) 518-4444 or check CUNY Hostos Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C+
Dicey
CUNY Hostos Community College offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at CUNY Hostos Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at CUNY Hostos Community College.

Based on the college crime data, CUNY Hostos Community College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

CUNY Hostos Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: CUNY Hostos Community College, 500 Grand Concourse, Bronx, New York 10451, USA
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